from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. New England Cornmeal mush.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An article of food consisting of coarse ground maize, or a porridge made from it.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An article of food consisting of maize broken or bruised, which is cooked by boiling, and usually eaten with milk; coarse hominy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Indian corn coarsely ground or broken by pounding; a kind of hominy; also, a porridge made of it.
Narragansett nasàump.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Massachusett nasamp, nasaump ("softened with water"). (Wiktionary)